The amygdala is our so-called “lizard brain” where we feel our most reactive, freaked out, base emotions. Lucky for us humans we also have the cingulate gurus, which talks your lizard brain freakouts over to the frontal lobe for reasoning. Thanks, cingulate gyrus!
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Yep, love really *is* complicated. Hormones, neurotransmitters, sensory neurons, oh my!